NewME Team

Pigeonly, NewME Alumn, Closes $1MM Seed Investment

Pigeonly, a data company that empowers connections between the disfranchised and the free world, has secured a $1 million dollar seed round of financing from a leading group of technology investors that include Mitch Kapor (Kapor Capital), Erik Moore (Base VC), and Kesha Cash (Jalia Ventures).  The company, which participated in the fourth cycle of […]

Announcing Extended Partnership with Google For Entrepreneurs

2013 has started off great thus far, and it’s only getting better. We’re thrilled to announce an extended partnership with Google for Entrepreneurs that supercharges our recently announced 2013 NewME Popup Tour. What that means is we’ll be adding more cities to our original list of 6, increasing to 13. In addition to all the […]

Announcing NewME Accelerator PopUp Tour

Great news, it is our pleasure to announce that the NewME Accelerator Pop-Up Tour is coming to a city near you. Kicking off in D.C., before circling around the country throughout the remainder of the year, with stops in NYC, Memphis, NYC, Miami, Atlanta, Chicago, Detroit, Durham, just to name a few. The NewME pop-up […]

Spring 2013 Startups Announced

With 2013 off to a great start and cycle 4 of NewME Accelerator in full effect starting February 18th there is much to be excited about!  After much deliberation it’s finally time to let the cat out of the bag and announce the next round of startups.  Check them out below: Rippld Founder: Adrian Walker […]

NewME Accelerator Announces 2013 Applications Are Now Open!

While our Summer/Fall 2012 founders are quickly approaching Demo Day, it’s time for us to prepare for the next cycle. Yup, it’s that time again and we are happy to announce that applications are now open for Spring 2013 Cycle! Spring 2013 will take place from February 18 to May 6, 2013 and we want […]

NewME Accelerator Fall Application Deadline Extended to June 15th

With all of the activity around NewME’s last cycle we’ve decided to extend the current application deadline by 1 month to make sure everyone gets their fair shot.  The previous deadline, May 15th is now the early application deadline… so kudos to you if you got your application in!  If you weren’t as lucky you […]

AgLocal Wins Startup America Pitch Competition at SXSW

Pitch: Naithan Jones @AgLocal connects consumers and buyers! Getting big cheers from the crowd. #sxsw#startupamerica — startupamerica (@startupamerica) March 10, 2012 SXSW is currently taking place in Austin, TX which brings thousands of geeks, programmers, social media enthusiast, and startups together. This year’s focus is highly around startups with an entire lean startup track and […]

NewME Startups To Participate In Launch Conference Demo Pit

Tomorrow starts Jason Calacanis brainchild Launch Festival in San Francisco. Launch features forty cutting edge, and never-before seen, technology companies along with various leading venture caplitist and a demo pit. We’re pleased to announce that six of our seven #NewME12 startups will be participating in the Launch Demo pit. If you’re attending Launch it’s a […]

Recap: NewME Live Video Show Episode 1 – Founders Talk About Entrepreneurship & Building Their Teams

Today we kicked off our first NewME Live video show with the seven founders living in the NewME house. It was a fun show with questions from the chat room and the founders enjoyed sharing how their first few days have been being in the NewME Accelerator. If you missed it you can watch the […]

Announcing NewME Live – Online Live Video Show with the 2012 Startups

We’re in our second week of the NewME Accelerator 2012 class, the founders have moved into house, met a few VCs, visited Apple HQ, Google HQ, HP HQ, and Tagged HQ. Kicking off week two being covered in Business Insider and Mashable. Everyone is excited and we want to provide a way for you to […]